Bideford Cottages

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Enjoy a stay in the bustling port and market town of Bideford, a stone's throw from Devon's amazing Atlantic beaches.

Bideford's tree-lined quayside is a wonderful place to linger, watching cargo ships being loaded and fishermen land their catch. Or hop on a pleasure boat to Lundy Island.

Mooch about the narrow streets lined with shops, restaurants and pubs. Fill your Bideford cottage's fridge with local delicacies at the pannier market and find a keepsake at Butchers' Row, housing a collection of art and gift shops. Look out for the merchants' houses on Bridgeland Street and the statue of Charles Kingsley, the town's famous literary resident.

One of the town's key architectural highlights is the 24-arch Bideford Long Bridge, originally built of oak during medieval times - learn about its transformation through the ages at the Burton Art Gallery. And if you fancy a Bideford cottage holiday over New Year, don't fancy dress and meet fellow partygoers here at midnight!

During summer, enjoy a tour of the Kathleen & May, a stunning triple-masted sailing schooner. There's also a visitor centre displaying memorabilia on Bideford's fascinating maritime past, as well as a regatta every September. If you fancy learning a bit more about the area's seaside heritage then the North Devon Maritime Museum just up the road in Appledore is the place for you!

Activities and attractions near your Bideford cottage.

Get fit on foot or cycle the coastal way and Tarka Trail. Explore the cobbled streets of Clovelly. Snap up a bargain at Atlantic Village. Enjoy family fun on the beach at Instow or at the award-winning Big Sheep attraction. Or ride roller coasters with aliens at the Milky Way Adventure Park. Non-stop fun guaranteed when you book a Bideford cottage!

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    Semi-detached bungalow on rural non-working farm with five fishing lakes, dog walking areas and picnic spots by the lakes. Open plan living area. Highampton 1 mile. (Ref. 918823)

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    Luxury lodge set in woodland, overlooking a fishing lake in rural Devon, adjacent to other holiday lodges and a camp site. All ground floor. En-suite facilities. Pets welcome. Quiet, relaxing holiday base near walks and half hour drive to coast. (Ref. 918821)

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    Character cottage in quiet side street in town centre of Ilfracombe. Sunny courtyard garden. Woodburner. Allocated parking. Ten mins walk to seafront. (Ref. 24340)

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    Cosy ground floor apartment in the grounds of a Grade II listed manor house, on a hill overlooking Ilfracombe. Fabulous sea views from grounds. WiFi. Pet-friendly. Ten minute walk from harbour, theatre and Hele Bay. Barnstaple 11 miles. (Ref. 933733)

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    Impressive Ilfracombe holiday apartment in this seaside town with five beaches. Sea views, en-suite, historic harbour and shops two minutes' walk. (Ref. 7341)

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    Cosy third floor Ilfracombe self-catering apartment, just 5 minutes' walk from shops, pubs and beach. Sea view, views of Damien Hirst's Verity from balcony, central town base, ideal for touring Devon's beaches and countryside. (Ref. 4404)

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    Purpose-built detached holiday chalet on small quiet complex with heated indoor swimming pool and fishing lake. Open plan living area. Private decked area with countryside views. Ideal for families. Hatherleigh 4 miles. (Ref. 924777)

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    A delightful and cosy holiday home, three miles from the market town of Holsworthy. Woodburning stove. Dog-friendly. Surrounded by unspoilt countryside. Ideal for families. Bude 10 miles. (Ref. 927711)

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    A cosy Berrynarbor cottage with upside down layout and pretty views from first floor. Local walks, beach and friendly village with pub. Combe Martin 2 miles. (Ref. 17733)

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    A charming Berrynarbor cottage, this barn conversion has an 'upside down' layout to maximise the views. First floor sun terrace, woodland walk on site, great beaches close by. (Ref. 3856)

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